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J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) Competitors

$156.84
+1.47 (+0.95%)
(As of 03:28 PM ET)

JBHT vs. SNDR, ARCB, ODFL, SAIA, UHAL, KNX, LSTR, R, CAR, and WERN

Should you be buying J.B. Hunt Transport Services stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of J.B. Hunt Transport Services include Schneider National (SNDR), ArcBest (ARCB), Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL), Saia (SAIA), U-Haul (UHAL), Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX), Landstar System (LSTR), Ryder System (R), Avis Budget Group (CAR), and Werner Enterprises (WERN). These companies are all part of the "transportation" sector.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services vs.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT) and Schneider National (NYSE:SNDR) are both transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, media sentiment, valuation, profitability and community ranking.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services currently has a consensus target price of $192.76, indicating a potential upside of 22.72%. Schneider National has a consensus target price of $27.86, indicating a potential upside of 23.54%. Given Schneider National's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Schneider National is more favorable than J.B. Hunt Transport Services.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
J.B. Hunt Transport Services
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.65
Schneider National
0 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43

J.B. Hunt Transport Services pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. Schneider National pays an annual dividend of $0.38 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.7%. J.B. Hunt Transport Services pays out 27.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Schneider National pays out 43.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a beta of 1.15, suggesting that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Schneider National has a beta of 0.86, suggesting that its stock price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, J.B. Hunt Transport Services had 9 more articles in the media than Schneider National. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for J.B. Hunt Transport Services and 0 mentions for Schneider National. J.B. Hunt Transport Services' average media sentiment score of 0.98 beat Schneider National's score of 0.00 indicating that J.B. Hunt Transport Services is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
J.B. Hunt Transport Services Positive
Schneider National Neutral

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has higher revenue and earnings than Schneider National. J.B. Hunt Transport Services is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Schneider National, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
J.B. Hunt Transport Services$12.83B1.26$728.29M$6.3024.93
Schneider National$5.39B0.74$238.50M$0.8825.72

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a net margin of 5.25% compared to Schneider National's net margin of 2.95%. J.B. Hunt Transport Services' return on equity of 16.25% beat Schneider National's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
J.B. Hunt Transport Services5.25% 16.25% 7.84%
Schneider National 2.95%5.55%3.61%

75.0% of J.B. Hunt Transport Services shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 28.5% of Schneider National shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.1% of J.B. Hunt Transport Services shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 32.7% of Schneider National shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services received 288 more outperform votes than Schneider National when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.63% of users gave Schneider National an outperform vote while only 59.02% of users gave J.B. Hunt Transport Services an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
J.B. Hunt Transport ServicesOutperform Votes
710
59.02%
Underperform Votes
493
40.98%
Schneider NationalOutperform Votes
422
65.63%
Underperform Votes
221
34.37%

Summary

J.B. Hunt Transport Services beats Schneider National on 15 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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JBHT vs. The Competition

MetricJ.B. Hunt Transport ServicesTrucking, except local IndustryTransportation SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$16.21B$6.29B$9.80B$8.44B
Dividend Yield1.11%1.05%4.11%4.09%
P/E Ratio24.9320.9318.9715.37
Price / Sales1.261.4223.1566.63
Price / Cash10.959.4515.2530.92
Price / Book3.953.032.034.17
Net Income$728.29M$258.86M$615.52M$216.16M
7 Day Performance-0.12%0.80%1.90%-1.28%
1 Month Performance-1.44%1.13%-2.50%-4.30%
1 Year Performance-10.94%-0.52%12.03%-0.08%

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SNDR
Schneider National
3.822 of 5 stars
$22.23
+1.4%
$27.86
+25.3%
-16.5%$3.90B$5.50B25.2617,300
ARCB
ArcBest
4.6344 of 5 stars
$107.19
+1.4%
$145.00
+35.3%
+24.3%$2.51B$4.43B21.5715,000
ODFL
Old Dominion Freight Line
4.2449 of 5 stars
$174.65
+0.8%
$204.97
+17.4%
+8.9%$37.95B$5.87B30.7522,902Positive News
SAIA
Saia
1.7604 of 5 stars
$460.24
+1.4%
$497.41
+8.1%
+50.1%$12.24B$2.88B33.3514,000
UHAL
U-Haul
0 of 5 stars
$62.12
-0.8%
N/A+17.7%$12.18B$5.63B20.4334,300Positive News
KNX
Knight-Swift Transportation
3.8792 of 5 stars
$47.37
+1.0%
$57.29
+20.9%
-11.3%$7.66B$7.14B70.7034,800Positive News
LSTR
Landstar System
2.5427 of 5 stars
$181.35
+0.2%
$183.00
+0.9%
-1.8%$6.49B$5.04B27.901,468Positive News
R
Ryder System
3.5311 of 5 stars
$120.93
+1.0%
$131.00
+8.3%
+47.7%$5.30B$11.78B15.7547,500
CAR
Avis Budget Group
4.8354 of 5 stars
$111.77
+7.0%
$164.57
+47.2%
-50.1%$3.98B$12.01B3.5324,500Analyst Upgrade
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WERN
Werner Enterprises
3.7204 of 5 stars
$35.46
0.0%
$40.08
+13.0%
-18.4%$2.25B$3.22B27.079,929Analyst Upgrade

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This page (NASDAQ:JBHT) was last updated on 6/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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